State Policies, Regulations and Guidelines

More information about State Policy can be found in the Welfare and Institutions Code Section 10550-10560.

You can also view the pertinent ACINs and ACLs listed below:

ACIN I-06-09  
   Administrative Office Of The Courts Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) Initiative
ACIN I-86-08  
   Tribally Approved Foster Homes
ACIN I-38-07
   Tribal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and Child Care Interface 
ACIN I-10-07
   Tracking CalWORKs and Tribal Temporary Assistance For Needy Families (TANF) Time On Aid
ACIN I-01-07
   Tribal Temporary Assistance To Needy Families (TANF) Program Questions And Answers
ACIN I-74-06
   Internet Access To California Department Of Social Services Letters And Notices
ACIN I-05-04
   California Work Opportunity And Responsibility To Kids (CalWORKs) Guide To
   Tribal Temporary Assistance For Needy Families (TANF) 
ACIN I-54-02
   Serving Native Americans In California Work Opportunity And Responsibility To Kids
   (CalWORKs)
ACIN I-83-99
   Equitable Access To CalWORKs Services
ACIN I-76-97
   CalWORKs County Plan – County Communication With Indian Tribes 

All CDSS All County Information Notices (present to 1979) are located at: http://www.cdss.ca.gov/inforesources/Letters-Regulations/Letters-and-Notices/All-County-Information-Notices

ACL 14-108 
   Temporary Assistance For Needy Families (TANF) And California Work Opportunity And 
   Responsibility To Kids (CalWORKs) 60-Month Time Limit Exemption For CalWORKs Recipients
  
Living In Indian Country Where The Unemployment Rate Is Fifty Percent Or Higher
ACL 13-69 
   Temporary Assistance For Needy Families (TANF) And California Work Opportunity And
   Responsibility To Kids (CalWORKs) 60-Month Time Limit Exemption For CalWORKs Recipients
   Living In Indian Country Where The Unemployment Rate Is Fifty Percent Or Higher
ACL 12-30 
   Temporary Assistance For Needy Families (TANF) And California Work Opportunity And
   Responsibility To Kids (CalWORKs) 60-Month Time Limit Exemption For CalWORKs Recipients
   Living In Indian Country Where The Unemployment Rate Is Fifty Percent Or Higher

ACL 11-41
   Temporary Assistance For Needy Families (TANF) And California Work Opportunity And
   Responsibility To Kids (CalWORKs) 60-Month Time Limit Exemption For CalWORKs Recipients
   Living In Indian Country Where The Unemployment Rate Is Fifty Percent Or Higher

ACL 10-41
   Joint Responsibilities of Counties and Tribal TANF Programs Regarding Confidential Information,
   Duplicate Aid and Time On Aid Data

ACL 10-24 
   Temporary Assistance For Needy Families (TANF) And California Work Opportunity And
   Responsibility To Kids (CalWORKs) 60-Month Time Limit Exemption For CalWORKs Recipients
   Living In Indian Country Where The Unemployment Rate Is Fifty Percent Or Higher

All CDSS All County Letters (present to 1974) are located at: http://www.cdss.ca.gov/inforesources/Letters-Regulations/Letters-and-Notices/All-County-Letters


Department of Child Support Services Information Notices

CSSIN 09-07    
   Child Support Program And Tribal Temporary Assistance For Needy Families (TANF) Program 

California Department of Education, Child Development Division Management Bulletins
Management Bulletin 11-02
   Sharing Information Between Child Care and Development Contractors and Tribal Child Care
   and Development Fund Contractors

Guidelines 
     •  Tribal TANF Administrators Primer
     •  Office of Child Support Enforcement Guide for Tribes to Operate a IV-D Program 

Tribal TANF Administrators Letters

09-18-08        
   Use of State General Fund (SGF) Allocation To Provide Tribal Temporary Assistance For Needy    Families (TANF) Cash Assistance And Services To Children Whose Parents
   Have Reached The Federal 60-Month TANF Time Limit.

Contact Us

CalWORKs Eligibility Bureau                                    
Tribal TANF Unit                                             
744 P Street
MS 8-8-31                                                             
Sacramento, CA 95814  
Main Phone:  (916) 654-1322                 
tribaltanf@dss.ca.gov


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HELPFUL LINKS
Tribal TANF Regional Map in California
County Welfare Departments
County Welfare Directors Association (CWDA)
WDTIP Coordinator Contact

CDSS LINKS
CalWORKs
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CalFresh
Indian Health Clinic (IHC) Program
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